USDA Symbol:ALDR USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Location: 200 m inside guardgate on S Oakwell Farms Pky & 50 m S of the Pky--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Habitat: Morning sun; level, damp, alkaline soil at foot of hill. Several colonies.
Description: Perennial from bulb (ovoid, to 1 cm dia, coated w/series of brown, fiberous, fine-meshed reticula whose interstices remain closed). Leaves basal, about 3, equal to or shorter than the scape (which is 1-3 dm tall), channeled, dark-green, mildly garlic flavored. Spathe membraneous, breaking into 2-3 parts, persistant. Infloresence 8-13+ flowers; segments 6-9 mm long, pink.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Mar 27, 1994
Specimen number: 549
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0832
Accession Date: Jun 29, 1994
Accession Number: 61Annotations: SCXRB (In flower)